Tag Archives: Safety Tips

Why Alkaline Batteries Can Be Toxic To Pets

Posted on: July 29, 2015 - No Comments

Common household alkaline batteries can pose a real danger to pets if they are accidentally chewed or swallowed. Here’s what to do if your pet ever ingests a battery.

Fire Safety Tips for Pets and Apartment Living

Posted on: July 15, 2015 - 1 Comment

Today, July 15, is National Pet Fire Safety Day. An estimated 500,000 pets are affected by fires each year and nearly 1,000 of those fires are started by the pets themselves. The goal of this day is to spread awareness about how pets can cause fires, how to prevent them, and what to do in the event of a fire emergency.

Victoria Stilwell’s Top Ten Halloween Pet Safety Tips

Posted on: October 22, 2012 - 6 Comments

Halloween is an awesome holiday, but most of our pets don’t necessarily enjoy fright night quite as much as we do, and there can be extra dangers lurking for them that we should help them avoid. Here are my top ten tips for keeping your pets happy and healthy on Halloween.